For most people, the idea of working from home is very appealing. Walking away from the daily grind, being your own boss, and finally living the life that you deserve, are only a few examples in the long list of reasons that eager entrepreneurs are hanging up shingles in their new home offices.
What if you could have your own personal space, separate from your home? If you have a shed, or the space to build one, you might find that transforming this outbuilding into a home office offers the perfect solution for the serious work from home mom or … Read the rest
So I got up this morning, convinced my 8 year old daughter to get dressed, dragged her down stairs to the breakfast table, convinced her to eat breakfast, which was a minor victory in itself, and at this stage we had about 15 minutes to spare and were on track for a fairly smooth school morning take off. But then, in my complacency, I made the fatal mistake. I left her alone to brush her hair and clean her teeth.
10 minutes later the screaming starts. My wife had found her reading her friendship book in her bedroom, messy hair, … Read the rest
Our next post in the Kids Activities series is a continuation of Play Dough! Here are a few more easy ideas to keep the kids interested and enthusiastic for a few more precious moments.
Different Faces: Let your child create different Play dough Faces to express different feelings. try making a “Daddy’s grumpy” face, or a “Grandma’s laughing face” as examples.
HINT: If you make play dough yourself, you could add a new colour each week. You can also add glitter in different colours to make it more interesting.
Bead It: Play dough beads make excellent gifts. Give your child … Read the rest